Jacksonville Sports Day

JUMBO SHRIMP: 2020 Season on Hold Due to Outbreak

In light of the current coronavirus outbreak, and after consultation with medical professionals and our partners at Major League Baseball, Minor League Baseball will delay the start of the 2020 Championship Season.

In a statement MiLB stated:

“We will continue to monitor the developments and will announce additional information about the 2020 season at a later date. We will work with Major League Baseball and our community partners to resume play as soon as it is safe to do so. The health and safety of Minor League Baseball fans, players and executives is our top priority, and our thoughts are with those around the world who have been affected by this outbreak.”

The Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp have also passed along the following statement in regards to the delay to the start of the 2020 season:

“The Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp are fully supportive of Minor League Baseball’s decision to suspend the beginning of the 2020 season. The health and safety of our fans, players, staff and partners will always be our top priority. We will communicate additional details as soon as they become available in this continually-evolving situation.”

Despite no firm opening date for the Jumbo Shrimp at 121 Financial Ballpark, the club’s ticket office remains open with normal business hours. In the event of an unplayed or postponed game, fans may exchange their tickets to future Jumbo Shrimp games based on availability.

Season tickets and Suite Tickets may be exchanged for reserved ticket vouchers for future games during the 2020 regular season.

Based on the Jumbo Shrimp’s top priority of the health and well-being of our fans and staff in regards to the coronavirus pandemic, the club’s Souvenir Store will be online-only beginning on Tuesday, March 17.

The Jumbo Shrimp will continue to monitor the ever-evolving situation and follow guidance from public health authorities and city and state officials before reopening the Souvenir Store to the public at 121 Financial Ballpark.

Additionally, the option for fans to pick up their Souvenir Store orders has been suspended until further notice.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *